MANAGING WINTER WHEAT DISEASES IN WISCONSIN

2018

  • Brian Mueller
  • Scott Chapman
  • Shawn Conley
  • Damon Smith
  • Department of Plant Pathology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin- Madison
  • Department of Agronomy, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison
  • Department of Plant Pathology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
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Objectives
1. Evaluate stripe rust-resistant cultivars and fungicide timings (integrated management) in the
wheat-growing region of Wisconsin for control of stripe rust.
2. Identify the primary chemotype of the Fusarium species complex in Wisconsin and
understand the impact chemotype has on isolate aggressiveness on winter wheat.